Y8 Mini Museum

Y8s uncovered a host of mythical objects and created a mini museum in homage to our studies this term. Behold Mjölnir, Thor’s hammer; Gungnir, Odin’s spear, and the lost wings of Icarus! Students offered a guided tour to staff sharing the history, magic, and mystery of Greek and Norse mythology.

Cause for Praise Achievements

Celebrating students who achieved 4 or more CFPs between Easter and May Bank 2022 Y8 students celebrate 5 or more Cause for Praise Achievements. Special mention goes to Emily Wilshire for achieving a tremendous 11 CFPs. Y9 students celebrate 4 or more Cause for Praise Achievements. Special Mentions to Faith Beard and Scaife MacKenzie for […]

Y7/Y8 Drama Club Cluedo Theatre Trip

Members of the Y7/Y8 Drama Club recently enjoyed an evening theatre trip to see the new play version of Cluedo at Sheffield’s Lyceum Theatre. Was it Miss Scarlett in the drawing room with the lead piping? Or Professor Plum in the billiard room with the candlestick? Our lips are sealed!

Y7/8 Culture Club

Every Thursday after school in MFL, Y7/8 have been participating in Culture Club to widen their perceptions of cultures and traditions around the world. This half term has been based on the film Encanto, where we have learned “we don’t talk about Bruno” (but in Spanish!), and appreciated the Colombian culture, learning about their traditions […]

Treading the Boards

Wickersley student Christopher Thorpe (8R) swapped the classroom for the Civic Theatre stage last week starring in the role of Zach in The Rotherham Rep’s sell-out production of Goodnight Mr Tom. Zach finds himself evacuated from London with the other children as part of the war effort, moving to Little Weirwold in Dorset. Zach is […]

Y8 CFP Awards

Y8 students celebrate achieving 13 or more CFP’s perfect punctuality and zero CFC’s between January and February 2022. Allisia Skelton, Annabel Shore, Annie Wallbank, Ben Keightley, Charlotte Ferron, Corey Ghent-Clark, Daisy Teather, Elsie Smith, Emily Wiltshire, Emily Buckley, Erin Butler, Eva Smith, Grace Betts, Grace Lowe, Gracie Douglas, Harrison Arundel, Hetty Morrow, Isabel Lawton, Jack Roper, […]

FA Cup Success – Girls Under 13’s

The year 7 and 8 girls football team progressed into the quarter-finals of the English schools cup on Friday with a resilient 2nd half performance that saw them recover from 2-0 down at the half time to win 4-3 in a dramatic fightback in the 2nd half. Well done to the team on their success […]

Fire Safety Messages for Y7/8

Important fire safety messages for Y7 and Y8 On Wednesday 13th October Y7/8 students took part in an education session with South Yorkshire Fire service. Students learnt about the consequences of hoax calls, considering the impact these have on the capacity of the emergency services. They also considered the law surrounding arson and how to […]

Y8 Boys Did Us Proud!

Unfortunately, the Y8 Boys Football team lost in the second round of the ESFA Cup Last night to King Ecgbert’s school in Sheffield. The game ended 1-1 after a very wet normal time and could have gone either way. The last kick of extra time was a deflected strike that crept under James Wilkes which […]

Into Film Club Returns

Into Film Club returns for Y7 and Y8 on Tuesday 5th October with a screening of The Witches (Nicolas Roeg, 1990). Join us for popcorn and enjoy this spooktacular classic in Mu2 after school. Badges and lanyards are available for returning participants. Running time: 91 minutes